August 1973

Volume 24
Issue 5

Features 

THERE’LL-ALWAYS-BE-AN-ENGLAND DIVISION

Anonymous

Why study the Classics, anyway?

Anonymous

Pioneer farmers had neither wood nor brick to build with, but there sure was plenty of good earth

Pried loose from a furious Great Britain to meet a tragic death in the New World, this huge elephant made a fortune for his owner, delighted millions, and added a new superlative to our language

"Billy" Durant typified the courage of American business. He was charismatic, arbitrary and impenetrable.

An English artist recaptures on canvas the American ships that once ruled the seas

Anonymous

Harriet Beecher Stowe, an extraordinary member of an extraordinary family, always claimed that God wrote Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Fourth in a series of paintings for AMERICAN HERITAGE

August 1973

Departments 

POSTSCRIPTS TO HISTORY

READING, WRITING, AND HISTORY